Sikh asylum-seekers in despair in Georgia facility

The detainees allege inhumane treatment, including prolonged detention and solitary confinement   Ritu Jha   Sikh asylum-seekers held at the Folkston Detention Center in Georgia have been treated inhumanely and are losing hope, according to Asian Americans Advancing Justice Atlanta, a non-profit legal advocacy group. The Folkston Detention Center is a for-profit entity, owned and […]

Another university bites the dust

Silicon Valley University shut down after running afoul of federal standards, leaving many students in limbo   Ritu Jha     “Why we should be victims of the system?” That was a former student of Silicon Valley University in San Jose, California, which was shut down earlier this month after failing to meet requirements for […]